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‘Many Faces of Yakutsk’: Presentation of a film about non-indigenous peoples
‘Many Faces of Yakutsk’ is a series of films about those who, by the will of fate, found themselves in Yakutsk and stayed here forever. This film became possible thanks to the project
. The premiere took place on March 13 at the
2nd Congress of the Union of Communities of Indigenous Peoples of the North will be held in Yakutsk
Issues of social support for indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, education in nomadic tribal communities, problems of hunting and traditional fishing, sustainable development of reindeer husbandry will be discussed on March 9-11 at the 2
Congress of the Union of Communities of Indigenous Peoples of Yakutia.
700 million rubles to support reindeer herding
Additional 238 million rubles from the regional budget will be allocated to support of the reindeer herding in Yakutia, reports the press service of the State Assembly (Il Tumen) of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
8 facts about Yukaghirs
Yukaghirs, Odul, Vadul (self-name means
), Etel, Etal (Chukchi name), Omoki (obsolete Russian) – an ethnic group in the Russian Federation
A branch of the Society for Russian Philology will be created in Yakutia
The Department of the Society for Russian Philology will be established in 2017 in Yakutia, a spokesman for the government of the republic told
A unique catalog on the cultural heritage of Yakutia
The National Art Museum of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) will host a presentation of the system album-catalog "Material and Spiritual Culture of the Peoples of Yakutia in Worlds
(17th - early 20th centuries)", Volume I "The Siberian Collection in Museums of the United States" by Professor Zinaida I. Ivanova-Unarova, Professor of Art Studies Department of the Arctic State Institute of Culture and Arts, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, art critic.
Alaska will purchase 1000 reindeer in Chukotka and Yakutia
The Indigenous Peoples Corporation of Barrow in Alaska will purchase up to 1,000 reindeer from the regions of Russia, which will allow the industry that is in decline in the American Arctic to grow and to increase the number of domestic animals. This was reported by the Executive Director of the secretariat of
international organization Mikhail Pogodaev.
Aleksandr Zhirkov participates in the UN Permanent Forum
The Chairman of the State Assembly (Il Tyumen) of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Aleksandr Zhirkov, is on a working visit to New York, where he participates at the invitation of the Secretariat of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in 17
session of the Permanent Forum at the UN headquarters.
Anatoly Bravin: NCOs - Yakutia ranks third in the Far East
According to the Ministry of Justice of Russia, 2.128 non-commercial organizations are registered in the republic. Of these, 1.958 are socially oriented (SO NCOs). This was stated by the Minister for Development of Civil Society Institutions of Yakutia Anatoly Bravin during Public annual report on the results of 2017.
Ancient Evenki rite at Sino-Russian wedding
On a rainy, but wonderful day, August 11, an Evenki rite was held at the settlement of the reindeer herders of the village of Iengra at a Russian-Chinese wedding.
Andrei Krivoshapkin: The goal of 7th Indigenous People Congress is to protect the northern way of life
The increased level of self-awareness of the indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North was noted by the president of the Association of Indigenous Minorities of Yakutia Andrei Krivoshapkin at the plenary session of 7
Congress of Indigenous People of the republic.
Arctic Council to discuss indigenous minorities of Russia's North
On August 30, Russia’s Sabetta will host the VII international meeting of the Arctic Council’s members, observers and foreign scientists
Assembly of the Peoples of Yakutia will gather more than 600 people
June 22-23 Yakutsk will host 5
Congress of the public movement "Assembly of the Peoples of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)." The Congress expresses the interests of multiethnic population of the region and promotes the implementation of state national policy in the republic.
Association of World Reindeer Herders on Food Culture of Northern peoples
Association of World Reindeer Herders organized 40 seminars on food culture and climate change in the places of residence of indigenous peoples in the northern regions of Russia, Europe, the United States and Canada.
Center for reindeer herders training proposed to open in Yakutsk
© Artyom Geodakyan/TASS
In particular, the center will train specialists with knowledge of English
Conference on languages of indigenous peoples of the North at NEFU
On April 20 the North-Eastern Federal University hosted the All-Russian research-to-practice Conference "
" dedicated to the first Even scholar, dialectologist, folklorist and innovator of Even literature, Vasily Lebedev.
Cultural heritage presented in Yakutsk
On May 18, International Museum Day, the National Art Museum of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) hosted a presentation of the system album-catalog
"Material and Spiritual Culture of the Peoples of Yakutia in Worlds Museums (17 - early 20
"The Siberian Collection in Museums of the United States."
Deputy Minister of Education participates in UNESCO World Expert Meeting
These days, the World Expert Meeting "Multilingualism in Cyberspace for Inclusive Sustainable Development" of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Program "Information for All" is taking place in the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra with the participation of representatives from 37 countries and subjects of the Russian Federation. The Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) is represented by the delegation led by First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Republic Feodosia Gabysheva.
Developing territories and keeping traditions: what support Northern peoples expect
© Lev Fedoseev/TASS
Experts note the North’s residents want to have the right to participate in discussions on the development of the territories
Dolgan Language and Culture in Yakutsk
Days of the Dolgan Language and Culture with the participation of representatives of the Dolgan of Yakutia and Taimyr will be held in the city of Yakutsk on June 19-23
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